Episode 22 – Golden Gab

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15 Aug 2016
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In this week’s episode, Brodie and Juan Jose discuss the Olympic format, some of its downfalls and ways to improve it going forward. They obviously discuss Juan Martin del Potro’s run and his amazing forehand, and Monica Puig’s awesome backhand why she’ll probably never pay for a meal at home again.

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Episode 21 – Oh, Canada

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3 Aug 2016
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In this week’s megasode, Brodie and Juan Jose discuss why the WTA badly needs players like Halep and Keys, Djokovic’s solid week and why Nishikori struggles to get over the hump, some serious Shapovalov hype and then finish by discussing Brodie’s week logging stats for the Toronto tournament and why analytics in tennis may never catch up to other major sports.

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11 Jul 2016
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This week Brodie and Juan Jose largely focus on the men’s final, including how Andy Murray’s second Wimbledon was different from the first and what Milos Raonic did well all week and why he came up short in the final. Of course, they save time to talk about Serena Williams’ all time greatness, why Angelique Kerber is so fun and why Denis Shapovalov is worth checking out (hint: it’s his one handed lefty backhand).

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3 Jul 2016
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This week Brodie and Juan Jose recap a wild first week at Wimbledon including Djokovic’s and Muguruza’s flameouts, what the draws look like now, Raonic’s and Federer’s chances and who might win the women’s title if it isn’t Serena.

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Episode 18 – On Grass

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21 Jun 2016
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This week Brodie and Juan Jose talk about the Queen’s final between Andy Murray and Milos Raonic, the difference between the game today and years gone by and why serving and volleying just doesn’t quite work anymore. Finally, they finish it off with a discuss about why grass is so fun and bizarre, and things to watch for when you’re watching grass court matches.

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6 Jun 2016
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This week Brodie and Juan Jose talk about Garbine Muguruza’s incredible Roland Garros run, and what she did so well to win her first ever slam final. Then they reflect on Djokovic’s historic win and what Andy Murray must be thinking after coming up short again.

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1 Jun 2016

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Stuck at work? Can’t keep up with the action? Curious for some non-TV analysis? Bored and looking for some bigger discussion not on Twitter? You’ve come to the right place! It’s the Roland Garros live blog for Wednesday where Brodie and Bri (@4thetennis) discuss all the action through out the day, and so much more.

15:08 Brodie God Bless Andy Murray. It looked like he might take this set simply and decisively. That would be no fun. He’s suddenly let things get tied up, get distracted by the crowd and everything is quickly falling apart.
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30 May 2016
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This week Brodie and Juan Jose discuss a wild first week at Roland Garros featuring their biggest surprises and disappointments. Murray’s stumbles, Muguruza’s slaying, Djokovic’s path to the trophy and a friendly suggestion or two for Richard Gasquet all in this week’s Mind The Racket podcast!

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23 May 2016
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This week Brodie and Juan Jose wonder why we can’t make draws easier to read on mobile devices and then take a big picture look at the draws, wondering if Andy Murray’s draw is hilariously easy, if Djokovic/Nadal is eminent, and what to make of a wild grab bag of a women’s draw sans Sharapova. All that and so much more on this week’s Mind The Racket Podcast!

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Episode 14 – Madrid Madness

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10 May 2016
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This week Brodie and Juan Jose talk about the madness in Madrid including Simona Halep’s emergence from the great draw implosion (and Sorana Cirstea’s return), the always bizarre match-up between Djokovic and Murray, reasonable expectations for Novak and so, so much more in this week’s Mind The Racket Podcast!

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